The singers: the descendants of Asaph: 128.
The singers: the descendants of Asaph, 148.
Serving beside him was his fellow Levite Asaph, 1 son of Berechiah, son of Shimea,
From the sons of Asaph: Zaccur, Joseph, Nethaniah, and Asarelah. The sons of Asaph were supervised by Asaph, who prophesied under the king’s supervision. 1
The musicians Heman, Asaph, and Ethan were to sound the bronze cymbals;
Bakbakkar; Heresh; Galal; Mattaniah son of Mika, son of Zikri, son of Asaph;
The divisions of the gatekeepers: From the Korahites: Meshelemiah, son of Kore, one of the sons of Asaph.
from the descendants of Elizaphan: Shimri and Jeiel; from the descendants of Asaph: Zechariah and Mattaniah;
Asaph was the leader and Zechariah second in command, followed by Jeiel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Mattithiah, Eliab, Benaiah, Obed-Edom, and Jeiel. They were to play stringed instruments; Asaph was to sound the cymbals;
That day David first gave to Asaph and his colleagues this song of thanks to the Lord:
The first lot went to Asaph’s son Joseph and his relatives and sons – twelve in all, 1 the second to Gedaliah and his relatives and sons – twelve in all,
For long ago, in the days of David and Asaph, there had been directors 1 for the singers and for the songs of praise and thanks to God.
Eliakim son of Hilkiah, the palace supervisor, accompanied by Shebna the scribe and Joah son of Asaph, the secretary, went out to meet him.
For the music director; according to the gittith style; 2 by Asaph. Shout for joy to God, our source of strength! Shout out to the God of Jacob!
The musicians, the descendants of Asaph, manned their posts, as prescribed by David, Asaph, Heman, and Jeduthun the king’s prophet. 1 The guards at the various gates did not need to leave their posts, for their fellow Levites made preparations for them.
A song, a psalm of Asaph. O God, do not be silent! Do not ignore us! 2 Do not be inactive, O God!
They summoned the king, so Eliakim son of Hilkiah, the palace supervisor, accompanied by Shebna the scribe and Joah son of Asaph, the secretary, went out to meet them.
Eliakim son of Hilkiah, the palace supervisor, accompanied by Shebna the scribe and Joah son of Asaph, the secretary, went to Hezekiah with their clothes torn 1 and reported to him what the chief adviser had said.
So the Levites appointed Heman son of Joel; one of his relatives, Asaph son of Berechiah; one of the descendants of Merari, 1 Ethan son of Kushaiah;